A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4306° West, 51.6318° North, depth 3.7 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:57:02 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.7 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 11:57:02 / May 9, 2017 @ 11:57 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak16009662. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16009662.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eighty-four, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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